Monthly Archives: August 2013

Give Us This Day Our Daily Latte

Give Us This Day Our Daily Latte Here is the link to my latest (and silliest) blog that marked my debut on HuffPost College. I love all the great responses I got about this just-for-fun piece.

Tu me manques

The French verb manquer, meaning “to miss,” has a lesson to teach us. For some uncertain but arguably romantic reason, this verb places special demands on students of the language. It requires an advanced level of grammatical aerobics, extra attention paid to the maddening subject-verb-direct object agreement. Instead of Je manque mon chien, je manque ma mère, je […]